#95, Pope Adrian I

Pope from February 1, 772 – December 25, 795 Lived: c. 700 – December 25, 795 Give me the scoop on Adrian I. A Roman by birth, Adrian set himself up well to follow Stephen III and take over the papacy at such an uneasy time in the Church’s history. Adrian was from a noble… Continue reading #95, Pope Adrian I

#94, Pope Stephen III

Pope Stephen III Pope from August 7, 768 – February 1, 772Lived: 720 – February 1, 772 Give me the scoop on Stephen III.Stephen was born in Sicily, the son of a man named Olivus. Stephen first served as a Benedictine monk in the abbey of St. Chrysogonus (sound familiar? His name is in the… Continue reading #94, Pope Stephen III

Interacting with Atheists: 5 Foundational Principals

Interacting with atheists can be draining. Not every conversation will go well, especially when you start out. But if you follow these five principles, you can drastically improve your mindset and your conversations. Here’s the first principle: pray every day. Develop a daily prayer routine. Decide on a specific segment of time as your personal… Continue reading Interacting with Atheists: 5 Foundational Principals

Food For Thought

A worried woman went to her gynecologist and said: ‘Doctor, I have a serious problem and desperately need your help! My baby is not even 1 year old and I’m pregnant again. I don’t want kids so close together. So th e doctor said: ‘Ok and what do you want me to do?’ She said:… Continue reading Food For Thought

Shirley Anne McGrew

On December 11th, 2007, Christina Ward Brown, Taft J Beio, Patrick Brown, Matthew Arroyo and I were at St. John Medical Center in the middle of the worst ice storm we could have imagined. There was virtually no power in Tulsa or any of the suburbs and I had driven from Ft. Worth to be… Continue reading Shirley Anne McGrew

Today is #Giving Tuesday

Dear Brother Knight, Today is #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of giving! Let’s join together and make a difference. Stand with us as we raise funds for the Knights of Columbus Leave No Neighbor Behind initiative. Hundreds of thousands have already been helped. 100% of your donation will continue to bless those affected by the COVID-19… Continue reading Today is #Giving Tuesday

Venerable Fulton J Sheen Beatification Delayed

Sadly, Venerable Archbishop Fulton J Sheen’s Beatification has been postponed by the Vatican. Originally scheduled to be celebrated on Dec. 21st at the Cathedral in Peoria Illinois, it has been delayed pending ‘further review’.